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that our progress was inevitable and that america was always distinned to succeed. but when the union was turned back in bull run and allies first landed in omaha beach, victory was very much in doubt. when the market crashed on black tuesday and civil rights marches were beaten on bloody sunday, the future was anything but certain. these were the times that tested the courage of our convictions and the strength of our union . despite all of our divisions and disagreements, our hesitations and our fears, america prevailed because we chose to move forward as one nation, as one people. again, we are tested. and again, we must answer history's call. one year ago, i took office amid two wars and economy rocked by a revere - severe recession. economy on the brink much collapse and deep in debt. experts said if we did not act we might face a second depression . so we acted. immediately and aggressively . one year later, the worst of the storm has passed. but the devastation remains. one in 10 americans still cannot find work. many businesses have shuttered, home values have declined, small
of the most famous pundits in america said that on day 12 of the clinton presidency. day 12. the pundits were asking is the presidency over? >> he nearly broke the ice. >> he went on to serve another 2,790 days. why? because he passed his program and it worked. if barack obama can pass his program and it works, he'll be fine. >> i see the president of the united states has now left the holding area and he's about to be introduced and walk into the chamber. the speaker -- the introduction is about to happen. barry sullivan, the majority services chief will say the famous words, "madam speaker" then "the president of the united states." this is one of those moems that you'll be hearing a lot about over the next few days and indeed over the next few years. >> madam speak er -- [ crowd noise ] [ gavel ] >> madam speaker -- >> the president of the united states. [ applause ] [ applause ] >> keep moving. keep moving. [ applause ] [ applause ] >> thank you. thank you. thank you. thank you. thank you. [ gavel ] >> members of congress, i have the high privilege and distinct honor of presenting to you
. outside of washington in america, the voters are angry and the president knows it. there is some fury over bailouts and big bankers and big bonuses and no jobs. tonight, at the end of his first year in office, he gets to sum up the job and look at the future. as you can see, the chamber is already filling as members of the cab a net and white house staff file in. the first lady, michelle obama, is greeting her guests in the first lady's box in the gallery. for our coverage, david gregory and andrea mitchell are in the studio. chuck todd across town in the nbc washington newsroom and kelly o'donnell, among others of our reporting staff, is in the well of the house and the chamber itself tonight. she'll be reporting from there. earlier today, the white house pretty much put on a full court press briefing small groups of journalists on their message thus far and their aims going into tonight. among the gatherings, lunch, several of us attended with the president. david gregory, moderator of "meet the press" was among the guests. david, how would you sum up what you heard today, his state of m
but another network, one of the most famous pundits in america said that on day 12 of the clinton presidency, day 12. pundits were asking is his presidency over. >> he nearly broke through the ice a couple of times. >> he went on to serve another 2,190 days as president, left office the most popular president ever, y because he passed his program and worked. if barack obama can pass his program and it works, he'll be fine. >> hold on one second, campbell. i see the president of the united states has now left the holding area, and he's about to be introduced and walk into the chamber. the speaker, the introduction is about to happen. barry sullivan, the majority floor of services chief, will say the magic words, "madam speaker," and then wilson livingood, the house sergeant of arms will immediately follow with "the president of the united states." let's listen. this is one of those moments that you'll be hearing a lot of over the next few days and indeed over the next few years. >> madam speaker. >> madam speaker, the president of the united states. [ cheers and applause ] [ applause ] >> how
was inevitable, that america was always dested to succeed but wh the union was turned back at bullun and the allies first landed aomaha beach, victory was very mh in doubt. whenhe market crashed on black tuesday and vil rights marchers were beaten on oody sunday, the future was anythg but certain. these were the timeshat tested the courage our convictions anthe strength of our union. and deite all our divisions and disagrments, our hesitatis and our fears, america prevaid because we ose to move forward as one nation. as one people. again we a tested. and again we must answ history's call one year ago i took officemid two wars, an ecomy rocked by a severe recsion, a financial system on the verge of colpse, and a government deeplin debt. perts from across the political spectrum warned th if we did not t, we might face second depression. so we acted. immediately and aggresvely. and one year later, the wot of the storm ha passed. buthe devastation remains. one in tenmericans still cannotind work. many businessehave shuttered, home values ve declined, small tos and rural communities have
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